In 2014, The Sporty’s Foundation made grants topping $148,000, bringing the grand total of grants since the foundation’s inception to more than $1 million.
Neal White sent in this photo, explaining: “A thunderstorm rolled in after the Airshow of the Cascades, in Madras, Oregon. The B-25 and I were waiting for an early morning departure the next day, when we saw this sunset on Sunday evening, Aug. 31, 2014 — right place, right time.” [Read more…]
Able Flight, which awards flight training scholarships to people with disabilities, has announced the winners of seven 2015 scholarships.
This year’s class includes three veterans who were either wounded or injured during service or afterwards, a young man who is deaf, and several people who use wheelchairs due to paralysis. [Read more…]
Kris Chupka sent in this photo of a March sunrise over Centennial Airport (KAPA) in Denver. [Read more…]
When Continental Motors recently announced FAA Type Certification of its new alternative fuel powerplant, IO-360-AF, this encouraged Flight Design to move its test article C4 from the fabrication plant to its German headquarters in Kamenz, where it will undergo final tests leading to first flight of the new design. [Read more…]